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FamilyCARYOPHYLLACEAE
Genus species var.Silene  roemeri Friv. 
SynonymsOtites roemeri (Friv.) Holub
Territory Southeastern EuropeAlbaniaBulgariaGreeceItalyYugoslavia, (Macedonia)
grassland
Altitudesubalpine-alpine
Description basal leaves obovate-lanceolate, stem leaves lanceolate, subverticillate, petals bipartite, calyx campanulate, glabrous, petals cuneate, bifid
Size20-50cm
Colorwhite
Bloomsummer
Ca-
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
division in early spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Euro+Med PlantBase www.emplantbase.org
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